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    September 24, 2010
    5:30 - 7:00pm PDT  

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this. this is crystal springs county park if this is taken earlier today a little breeze going on there. this is near san bruno what a beautiful picture you can imagine how many people will be crowding that area over the weekend. jacqueline is here to tell us about the hot weather details ahead. >> crowd in that area and the beaches because were quite as the intense heat in our inland spots in the weekend. our current conditions are ranging from 72 in half moon bay to 92 in santa rosa out mostly in the '80s out there this afternoon. 84 in oakland 86 in the san jose temperatures are up eight degrees from lot saw yesterday. a few places are little less nevadas at seven oakland the seven now balk, happened in fairfield also alps seven degrees but many places at 8 degrees over what we saw yesterday. tonight into tomorrow we have clear skies out there right now that will continue this evening and things will stay on the warm side as well. by some o'clock tomorrow a
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temperatures will not cool off it will be pretty mild and into the afternoon will see temperatures warm another five degrees so near hundred degrees for inland spots. we'll talk more about the heat wave that will last into next week coming up in a bed. >> memorial service is under way for three of the people who died in the san bruno gas line explosion you see their pictures here if the remains of 17 year- old william, his father gregory and his grandmother live on were positively identified this week. kron 4 is live in berlin damn right now where the service started about 4:00. >> were here at the first presbyterian church and i'm told by police officers that the funeral service will be wrapping up here in about 30 minutes at 6:00 and that's why they have those big yellow getting ready to drive people the parking lots here. the churches packed inside with about the board to 500 people inside and they have another dozen or so people
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sitting outside as well. the basically your remember three members of the plus family in fact from three different generations were talking about. the grandmother was 85 years old she was a retired nurse and her son gregory near it was killed the military was out here to honor him. grosso here to remember william was 17 years old. live here in burlingame of don. >> 7 people and all were killed in the explosion and 37 homes were destroyed in that explosion and fire as september the ninth. for now today beginning to learn more about the possible cause of the gas line explosion. summer suspecting that microbes may have set up corrosion of the gas line that runs beneath the san bruno neighborhood. of course exploded of such a number of the night. kron 4 kate thompson joins us live from san bruno now
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she has more on this developing story. >> investigators are looking into the possibility that microbial erosion could cost the blast in san bruno and basically what that means is there was water bacteria the pipe which ate away at it in a bit thin. but before we get more into the cause of that we want to show you what's going on here live at the scene which is the clean about the blast. he concealed a heavy equipment and the dumpsters they have on the backs of trucks right now they're loading all the debris. will take a walk into the street over here to trying get to a better look. what they're doing is clearing each home and you can see here on the corner they've really cleared most of the debris almost all of the home's foundation is gone all that is left is third. while they have done a lot of work here there is still a lot of work left to be done. you can see directly next to this home there's still the foundation of a home and there's also the chimney that still left and a number of burnout
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cars which have been here now for more than two weeks since the blast occurred. this will be a long process as they continue to clean this rubble out of the site. it we do want to show you some video this is video of a blast from 10 years ago sorry we're missing the video so we will go back to the clean up you can see there's still live here on the scene cleaning out this mess and these dumpsters on wheels have been leaving the scene in hour after after hour after they continue to pull more debris out of here. they say will take them about a day per site to to clean up and there are 37 homes that are destroyed and they think it will take over a month to get this entire site cleared up and at that point they say all that will be left is the dirt. reporting live in san bruno kate thompson kron 4 news. >> the house is expected to vote on a bill that would require
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energy industry officials to report oil spills, gas leaks and other incidents within an hour of the happening. energy officials said they need more time than that and the rush could lead to reporting many false alarms. the energy industry is under scrutiny after the san bruno gas line explosion at an oil spill in michigan as well as other locations around the country. we're learning more today about the gas transmission pipelines in this city of san francisco. pacific gas and electric has finally provided san francisco with a copy of the map showing all the gas transmission and distribution lines in the city. if the city officials are not releasing it to the public at this time due to security concerns. an initial review is reassuring. >> the pressure of the line it sambar knows approximately three and a 7 5 lbs. per square inch is one of told. the lines coming in san francisco which is reassuring is about half that or less than half that approximately 145 to 1 50 lbs.
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coming into the city not in densely populated areas of the city. it in sort of the southeast corridor of the city but in a much more concentrated area and not in the dense populated areas. we can probably release some general information so that the public should be reassured and i'm certainly reassured after my preliminary review of the maps and david schedules. there's work that needs to be done and i don't auspice said it will get because i do also believe that it's valid to be concerned about someone that might have this information that not might be thinking about their home but thinking of something that none of us what happens >> city officials will meet with pg&e next wednesday will ask for more detailed information on the age and maintenance records of the city's pipeline. recently some arrests of been made in a number of high-profile crimes this year
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due to an unusual surge in tips coming in to one east bay location. kron 4 take a look at this a trend. >> this is a surveillance photo of a suspect recently and rested for rabin is bank of america in oakland after someone in the community sure and called in a tip to police. oakland police say was that tip that led them to finding and arresting a suspect earlier this week. in fact opd said there's been a turnaround and the overall attitude of the community as it relates to people coming forward and white to help investigators solve crimes. oakland police say tips of lead to many lesser-known cases being solved that point to a pair of higher profile crimes that the murder in oakland uptown back in april after releasing his view of two suspects they were arrested following tips phoned in by the community. back in july the murder of virginia man in town applying for jobs
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accurate google. oakland police arrested these two suspects following this video been released to the public. as for why people are more certain of how police one cop told me because people here are fed up with all the crime in the city. in oakland kron 4 news. >> kron 4 when inside opd is homicide division and heard from a detective who said she is definitely see more kids coming in from the community. >> in the last year i've had tried a few cases we've seen big change in the community wanting to stop crime what in the vilest and so they're willing to put themselves out there more than the use do and it's their community and its their kids, their fathers and daughters that are being killed so they're willing to step forward. in fact, many of the tips we get are from those loved ones who are pushing the community and their friends to have the courage to come forward. the
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tips started off the get the rumors flying in the we get the information it leads us to the witnesses and helps us solve cases and get them charged. >> oakland police point out the possibility of losing more police officers to the city's budget grows tips from the trinity are needed now more than ever. a live chat on friday traffic and what a mess of the bay bridge toll plaza of all of the lanes the fast track and the pay gates are all backed up and moving at a crawl. it will keep an eye on it for you and be right back with more. mm, my water just broke!
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decision 2010 the new poll shows california barbara boxer has widen the gap over her challenger in the race for the u.s. senate. according to field poll barbara boxer now leads republican canada and 27 percent of voters say they support boxer
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compared 41% of posts whose support fury now pureed what percent of the votes are undecided the poll surveyed hundred 57 registered voters and has a margin of error of 4.1%. and another record broken has a california state budget crisis continues today is day 86 without a state budget. the long as the state has gone without a budget ever. the previous record was back in 2008. the survey lawmakers announced they had made reached a framework of a budget deal but they did not release any details on that. it is another furlough friday today the dmv officers across the state close once again to help shore up. state's $19 billion budget deficit. the furloughs are expected to save the state $150 million a month. the supreme court is allowing the furloughs while it reviews whether or not the governor has the authority to mandate them. >> are extended forecast to some
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big changes continue through the weekend and will keep warming up. it will seek triple digits by monday in our inland spots all have a full forecast coming up right after the break. the black widow spider's severe bite
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can cause coma and even death. the african black mamba can kill a man with one bite. but there's an even deadlier predator
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it's warm out there today but even warmer and to the weekend expecting temperatures to be triple digits and our inland spots through the weekend. it 90s in our bay shore is a upper 80s by sunday. temperatures will be on the hot side this weekend. future cast for tomorrow morning the blowing your screen temperatures in the '50s, the grain temperatures in the '60s so mild start to the day that will warm up fairly quickly. by noon the orange overtaking the bay area those are temperatures the '80s and warming up quickly. it temperatures in the '70s on the coast line. will stay in the seventh of the coastline but will reach 90s enormous inland spots will take a look neighborhood by neighborhood. 93 santa rosa, nine in san rafael,
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82 san francisco, 85 and vallejo 99 in livermore, 76 in half moon bay. redwood city sitting 90, fremont, 91 in san jose. it might that be a bad day to get out and enjoy the beach. it will look all the way up and down the coastline 79 degrees wins will be on the lighter side 5 to 10 mi. an hour 73 at pescadero 73 it had when they i'm thinking ocean beach is probably going to be packed tomorrow. 79 tomorrow if your planning and going in the water did surfing done this was not too big but it will be all right because the weather will be great. 76 point ras. a look at your kron 47 day around the bay forecast warm weather continues for the weekend into next week monday will be our peak heating a triple digits inland bodies around the bay shore up for
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seven is of the coast but the rest of the week things will cool down by thursday and friday much more comfortable. >> san jose is trying to build more low-income housing but some areas are still too unsafe to start construction. now the city is getting some help to clear up one area so it could house 92 families as kron 4 greg tells us. >> this lot ec here will be home to low-income housing not before chemicals and metals are removed and that requires federal dollars. will cost half a million dollars to clean up the state department toxic substance control is using federal red money to make it happen. it does won a three quarter acre site will be cleaned up overview on and houses will be built sometime next year. the city short of low-income housing. the three to four month process of removing these metals and chemicals begins next week. in san jose kron 4 >> news> construction started on the first tunnel underneath the
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san francisco bay. the project is part of a more than four half billion dollar regional water system improvement program. it will be part of the had she water system they need water to millions of people the bay area. city officials say will help bring water to the bay area after any major earthquake >> this is the entry shaft the only title will be built without any intermediate shaft that means the tunnel boring machine will be lowered from this location and workers will every day will enter a work site for this location. we have a machine that's being built especially for this project its custom built to the exact route condition that we're anticipating to encounter. the >> tunnel is expected to be completed by 2015 and heather donald explains how the tunnel will be built. >> this is where the water tunnel will go we will stretch 5 mi. under the san francisco bay from menlo park to new work sending water to dozens of cities along the peninsula.
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crews will take a one of tran 41 deep vertical shaft on the menlo park side and end all were boring machine piece by piece through the shaft. this will cut this 15 ft. diameter 5 mi. long tunnel 70 ft. below the bottom of the bay. eventually a steel pipe will be inserted through this tunnel and the pipal carry the water to bay area cities. >> in world news the iranian president is defending remarks he made about the 911 terror attack this is the president talking at the u.n. world summit today. he claimed to most people in the world believe that the u.s. was behind the attack in york off med said his comment was not passing judgment he also challenged the united nations to set up a committee to study the attack. in the meantime it's their short the hijacker was detained in iraq has met with op
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bed this is the scene in new york last week when she returned to the united states a spokeswoman for the families said short and her mother saw the arraigning president will use in york the berkeley brad was set free more than a week ago on her fiancee shy chain and her friend josh remain in jail and ron. no specifics were released about our conversation today. a live look at the ready traffic this is the golden gate bridge still sluggish northbound and southbound on the golden gate bridge no sign of that pesky claude though it's still warm evening out there as we approach the 6:00 hour. it now looking at the san mateo bridge you can see the headlights' are eastbound traffic moving about the same at a meeting clip in both directions will be right back.
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a fourth straight week of gains on wall street and that is the longest string of weekly gains in stocks rose to their highest level the year in late april the dow gained 180 points to close
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at 10,860. sales of new homes other sector worst month on record in august. it last new home sales were unchanged from a month earlier but were down by 29% from the same month a year earlier. the only time sales were slower was in may when the sales pace was 282,000 the worst on record for state back to 1963. for those in the market for natural i applaud this in the be one more retailer which will sell that widely sought after tablet device. kimberly tells us about the latest. >> the i pad its really big news currently used only by the apple i pad from to retailers that passed by and apple. it sets to debut next sunday which is october 3rd and no sell all six models that include the wife i, 3 g and this will be one for all. i checked on line and different tack blockers are talking about this the say it's going to be great for customers
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and open up whole new branch for people who don't have a target or apple in their area it's also going to be really good for the target company itself because there gunna make really big profit off this. targets competitor wal-mart has indicated that they would like to sell the i pad for themselves by the end of 2010. >> it's going to stay hot through the weekend rate now it's about 10 degrees warmer than what we saw out there yesterday will continue the war in trend into tomorrow so upper 90s for inland spots through the weekend hitting the triple digits by monday. order and cool back down as we head into next week to more seasonable temperatures by thursday and friday. >> beautiful day for concert. (music) the san francisco symphony held the free performance at justin herman plaza. a lot of people turned
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out to enjoy the sunshine and some of the beautiful music look at the crowds there. i look outside at traffic boy this is heavy traffic heading into san francisco. this is that the toll plaza on the bay bridge in its back up in all the lanes. only the carpool lane seem to be moving along. we'll be right back kron 4 news at 6:00 is right after the break. it's been a dream of mine to restore it. and it's my dream for him to finish it.
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into the fact that this microbial role should may have played a part in the san bruno blast. what that means is there was water and bacteria in the pipe which aid away at it and made it stand. before it tomorrow that and how there was a similar blast in arizona 10 years ago we want to show you what's going on here in san bruno now. crews of just packed up for the day but you can see there's that one lot which is empty all that is left is dirt. they've been doing a lot of work here cleaning the debris but as you can see as we move up the street, there are two more homes and many other homes where nothing has been touched. the foundation, the chimney, the burned out cars all the debris still stands as cruise slowly work their way through the 37 homes that have been completely destroyed. we have seen them they've been spreading down the street, spreading the debris with water and they also have these large pieces of equipment
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including dumpsters on the back of flatbed trucks which they're feeling what all this debris. you can see now all around this neighborhood there's a lot of it which can be cleared out any conceal lot more across the street and there's still a lot of work to be done. investigators will be looking into this microbial or roche and there was a blast in arizona at 10 years ago which had similar factors. >> take a look side-by-side at the striking similarity. the greater on the left was caused by the gas line explosion in san bruno. the crater on the right was left by the gas line explosion in new mexico in 2000. federal investigators ruled the cause of the arizona pipeline rupture was internal corrosion which can be seen in this picture. it caused a significant reduction in the pipes thickness. the corrosion was a combination of microbes and moisture. according to the san francisco chronicle pg&e told state regulators last year that
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they were concerned about corrosion in the section of pipe that ruptured in san bruno. a piccinni's spokesperson said microbial groschen is where and the utility has just made seven repairs for that type of groschen in the past five years. one of the findings by federal investigators and years of a blast was at the gas company failed to prevent or detect internal groschen in the pipe and that a major safety issue is the inadequacy of the gas company's internal corrosion testing. today reporters were taken on a tour of the clean up area and given a closer look at how crews are working and cleaning up the site. kron 4 rob got a closer look. >> near the san bruno were the chief of police and the head of san mateo county environmental health department gave the media tour of the demolition process and said the line. let's take a look. >> some of the properties we haven't gotten to in some properties we began with. >> clement driver what's left of
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it this to me is the only survivor of the fire and now they are to were coming down those workers or using fire hoses to wet down the rubble as giant earth movers like this one loaded into plastic lined trucks for disposal. the mix of models nearly indistinguishable where the burn out cars are going to. everything must go the cars, the most metal debris the concrete foundation even the dirt beneath them. >> once it's all scraped off we do a varmint of simply soil and there and what those results come back we get the county health approval where we put the posters on their the report comes out and anybody in the future that thinks about the property has a certification that there's no contamination based on the fire that happened here. >> a street sweeper are among measures to keep toxics from spreading. the media tore while loud in part to showcase the new
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villages under way also offered a last public look at what until recently was only seen by the workers and briefly by the homeowners themselves. that expects to take three to four weeks weather permitting. in san bruno rob applaudable kron 4 news. >> memorial service for three people killed in the san bruno blass is wrapping up tonight kron 4 is live in burlingame with details on that. a somber mood at the church hundreds of people coming out here to remember three members of the bullets family where the first presbyterian church here in berlin game lenders in the church service is just about to wrap up piquancy folks kind of standing in front. the trick and tell you it is still packed inside with about four to 500 people if the people sitting of set of the church as well
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because it's so crowded inside and is able to hear the eulogies talking about live on ballista grandmother who is 85 years old killed in the explosion. they say she is a caring and loving person she was a retired nurse and a chance to talk to one of your co-workers earlier let's listen in to with a co-worker had disabled on. >> she is a remarkable lady. i admired her and she did a whole lot of things for me and that's one person i never will forget because back in the '70s jobs she was the one that hired me the same day and that's why could start the work. i never will forget her. >> here's a live look at the first presbyterian church in see folks walking out of the church right now is slowly coming at the funeral service just wrapping upper about a minute
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are sort go folks are just leaving the church now you can see the military folks that's because lawn son gregory who was killed in the explosion he was in the navy in that's why the military is out here to give him full honors today. and the factors a seven gun salute rate now you can hear the sound and now let's listen in wartime. they're having the seven gun salute for gregory the son of law bond he was 15 years old and is in the navy. lastly people out here to remember william who is 17 years old he said the grandson of love on. i talked to one of his former summer school teachers she said that she wanted to come out to say goodbye to our former students and fact are a big yellow buses parked in front the church. the buses will take some of the folks here to the high school in millbrae to remember the family members to be having reception
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right after the funeral service has taken see folks just leaving the church right now there are two exits when you see folks walking away. a lot of people here for a 500 people family friends even strangers coming out to say goodbye for now were going to wrap up here at the first presbyterian church in birmingham kron 4 news. >> in kong will be right back with more. our state has a huge deficit. meg whitman's plan will make it billions worse by eliminating the capital gains tax for wealthy investors,
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october the 22nd. the congressional committee hearing turned in a common central today winchell barrett testified about an great rights. not everybody was laughing trade >> the man who invented truth in misstating character as he told the committee. it >> this is america i don't want to mail picked by mexican i want to pick by an american then slice by guatemalans and served by venezuelans in a spa were to land gives me a brazilian. >> he described as one day working in the fields at the invitation of united farm workers. this brief experience gave me some small understanding of why so few americans are clamoring to begin an exciting career as seasonal migrant the field workers. after working with these men and women picking beans, packing for four hours on end side-by-side in the unforgiving sun. i have to say and i do this mean this sincerely carry if these don't
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make me do this again is really really hard. >> the end of his testimony he turned a least partially serious. maybe to offer more visas to emigrate to let's face it will probably be doing these jobs anyways. >> some members of the media pleaded their complaints a writer for mother jones magazine accused him of making a mockery of the hearing. the washington post agreed to in abc's reporter was not in use to sing ", really not sure that's funny. he was invited to a specified by south bay congresswoman. >> our current conditions in the '80s for most of bay area but cooling down close to the coastline right now we have warmer weather in the forecast for the weekend all the details in just a bit carried >> these are live pictures in berlin game where people are departing a memorial service that is just beginning to wrap up there for the three members of the bull is family there are no seven people killed in the
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into the investigation and of these sexual assault of the park regency complex in walnut creek your looking at the complex were detectives have been interviewing the president. if many said that they see a person going door to door selling carpet cleaning services. the prison is described as a white male. 6 ft. tall with a full beard and that is a similar description to the suspect in the assault earlier this month. meantime san francisco police are investigating a string of armed robbery is over night. five robberies were reported over five hour period. the key finance they could be the work of two men carried >> streets of san francisco hit by a rash of armed robberies after hours police say five holdups in various neighborhoods are connected. civic rights aquatic park, the mission and an undisclosed spot. first at sacramento and webster street
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that's considered high crime area has neighbors on edge. >> it's kind of surprising because this is a neighborhood. just >> after 932 member rob a gun point of their wallets, cash and cell phones. witnesses describe the suspect as to hispanic men in their 20s and residents to there being extra cautious. >> look over my shoulder more often at night see >> say gun was used in each case in here an aquatic park a 25 year-old man was all but gunpoint this crime spree didn't stop here another man was in an hour after that another robbery followed by yet another robbery in the mission district. so far no rest of been made but pleaser advising residents and city to be aware of their surroundings. in san francisco vicki kron 4 news. a dramatic robbery in danville the three men armed with sledgehammers and pepper
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spray rob a consignment store terrifying employees and customers and then two people to hospital. it happened at the 10:00 this morning at the home consignments center of meal ramon three men wearing jeans plackets woodard over white t- shirts gloves, entered the store and sprayed several employees and customers with pepper spray. to the victims were taken off the all but are expected to recover. >> warmer weather expected this weekend it's already warmer out there with temperatures in the '80s but will get in the near triple digits in our inland spots saturday and sunday in just about 9 degrees for bay shore locations. look at our current again widespread '80s we did see a couple 90s out there but things are going down as we head into the evening especially close to the clothesline. >> over night tonight into tomorrow all things will stay in the wild side of law in your screen tablatures in the '50s,
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temperatures in the '60s soul start the day a little warmer tell warm up very quickly from there. at noon all the orange of the screen of widespread 80's and even close to the coastline temperatures up and down the coast of the '70s will reach the '90s and some are our inland spots in the afternoon and stick a look neighborhood by neighborhood 93 in santa rosa, 82 san francisco, 85 vallejo our inland valleys in the upper 90s 99 a livermore. a look of your kron 47 day around the bay forecast amateurs in the upper 90s inland about 9 degrees in our bay shores and senate close to the coastline to keating will occur on monday if we hit the triple digits england will start to cool down from there by thursday and friday things a lot more seasonable for this time of the year. >> warriors' head coach three- time nba coach of the year don nelson is moving on. his retirement will be made official
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on monday if from glen looks back at 34 years of the league's all-time winning coach. >> after 751 seasons in 10 years as the fiery coach of the milwaukee bucks. don nelson first and the warriors in 1987. >> we do to make the warriors a winner. >> were going to see a new team and exciting team next year. an exciting they were for 1988 for the birth or five games nilsson as coach and general manager lead the warriors to the playoffs four times. after prolonged dispute with star player chris webber he left the team six seasons with the record of 277 and 260. he lasted less than a season with the knicks in 1996 but then resurface as coach and general managers the dallas mavericks. after 12 straight losing seasons to the warriors nelson returned
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to the team in 2006 loaded with talent the total team made the playoffs in 2007 and it pulled off one of the biggest upsets in nba playoff history by eliminating autopsied dallas. that was one highlight this nelson's second stop in oakland the other came april 7th of this year when he became the nba's all-time winningest coach. at age 70 these the bench with a record of 1333 winds at 1060 losses. different line kron 4 news. >> i live look inside at traffic in san jose and this is highway 1 01 the headlights' are southbound both moving at a meeting clip of this hour the guadalupe overpass moving about the same trend will be guadalupe overpass moving about the same trend will be ridgeback. 00 workers. when you're talking about massive layoffs, which we did... perhaps the work needs to be done somewhere else. [ male announcer ] fiorina shipped jobs to china. and while californians lost their jobs, fiorina tripled her salary.
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bought a million dollar yacht. and five corporate jets. i'm proud of what i did at hp. [ male announcer ] carly fiorina. outsourcing jobs. out for herself. [ barbara boxer ] i'm barbara boxer
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it's a collection that created such a sensation. a muni gates allowed people to slipped through without paying. a simple way of the hand lets people into the new station. kron 4 stanley
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roberts gives us a look at this and other problems. >> i wonder ride muni until the wheels pop off all day today. >> were moments i just felt like sharing with all of my friends. so where's your clipper card or you can just wave your hand. being afforestation to break the brigades that's what i like to call it to run out the very best and almost everyone. >> they all do it. a >> and the worst in some. >> your not allowed to sell me. are you crazy. >> after kron 4 broke the story the 24-hour later so did all the other stations and papers. you couldn't tell by reading them that we broke clipper gates with the exception of the ss appeal in the chronicle. they gave cross of credit thank-you.
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>> did see on tv and rich around. >> then of renegades broken in some stations they're stuck open because they became confused. in other places total confusion by writers. look here's the deal, all be watching subrogate until they their fix this thing or bring the old gates back and i seriously doubt the old gates will ever come back they are still sitting in the sanctions so anything could happen. in san francisco stanley roberts kron 4 news. >> are extended forecast even warmer weather expected in to the weekend and next week. what a full forecast coming up in the weekend and next week. what a full forecast coming up in just a few minutes. you inhale, they inhale.
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widespread '80s in these temperatures are few degrees cooler than what we have far highs today which were in the '90s and the north bay and low 90s for and the locations. our extended forecast for one warm another five degrees tomorrow upper 90s expected for tomorrow and sunday about 9 degrees around our bay shore is. will it keating on monday triple digits and land and from there will finally cool back down a much more seasonable weather. >> investigators looking at a microbial erosion may have caused the blast and basically means there is water bacteria in the pipe which ate away at and made it to sen. according to the san francisco pg&e told state
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officials last year there were about erosion on the same lines as december pipeline. investigators say that ruled out any possibilities or cause for the blast yet. reporting in san bruno kron 4 news. >> here in san bruno the latest look inside the perimeter of the demolition process reveals that crews have their work cut out for them. one lot at a time to burn down homes are being raised everything must go mostly metal and concrete and debris the foundations even the dirt beneath them. weather permitting crews will work 10 hours a day five days a week until the job is done. paving the way for those who want to rebuild. in san bruno kron 4 news. >> in berlin game a somber mood at this hundreds of people remember three members of the bliss family who are at the first presbyterian church. there's about four to 500
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people here to remember lemond was 85, gregory was 50 years old and william who is 17 years old. in berlin game kron 4 news. >> in san jose u.s. district court judge has cleared the way for executions to review at san quentin. albert is scheduled to dialed by lethal injection at 12:01 p.m. on september 29th. it the judge is given brown the option of being given one drug or three drug cocktail. dan cronin kron 4 news. if >> san jose to assault cases at city college in the stretch of two weeks have people on edge including a rape case here in this parking lot heard of the most and was forced and toward car and raped on september 13th and on september 21st of a female student climbed the stairs to bargain grosz was pushed against this wall she got away and authorities don't connect the two cases. >> can't this patrol be stepped up to try and prevent this again. in san jose kron 4 news.
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>> officials here in oakland police headquarters say that a person wanted for robbing a bank of america branch and a converter was recently arrested following tips that came in from the committee. in fact opd said there's been a noticeable turn around and reference to people wanting to help investigators solve crimes. cops say year to receiving more good tips leading to rest than ever before. it trend that's official say they hope continues. at oakland police headquarters kron 4 news. >> turning to decision 2010 a new poll shows california democratic senator barbara boxer has wide the gap over challenger in the u.s. senate race. according to a field goal incumbent boxer now leads republican candidate fury now 47 percent of voters say they support boxer compared to 41 percent of those surveyed support the theory not treated 12% of the voters are still undecided is serving a 857
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voters and has a margin of error of 4.1%. another record broken in california's state budget crisis continues today is day 86 without a state budget. that's the longest the state is gone without a budget after the previous record was set back in 2008. yesterday lawmakers announced they reached a " framework of a budget deal but they have not released any details on that. it is another for low friday today dmv offices across the state closed once again to help shore up the state's $19 billion budget deficit. the furloughs are estimated to save the state $150 million a month. the state supreme court is along the furloughs while it reviews whether the governor actually has the authority to mandate them. >> this just in to the kron 4 news room a judge says lindsey low and can now be released on $300,000 bail after the actress appeal to a judge's decision to send her to jail for nearly a
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month. we want to show a video from this morning when the actors walked into court. but this is all for failing the drug test. right now i will lindsey is in an isolation unit of the women's jail in los angeles and she spent 14 days there after another judge determines she violated the terms of her probation. >> a live look good set of traffic this is on the golden gate bridge where things are much better now than they were earlier this evening. it the rights head of your screen the less side barely any traffic heading to san francisco. this is the san mateo bridge the headlights' are east bound in to hayward did the traffic moving about the seeing median clip in both directions. will be right back. >> kimberly and right now www.kron4.com people behaving badly reporters stanley roberts was the first of the bay area to break the story that muni clipper card system in san francisco is flawed. watches
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original video report showing the problem and thenw7ñ÷ check p his follow-up stories on commuters taking advantage of the flaw as well as news response to the problem on www.kron4.com. response to the problem on www.kron4.com. slogans that don't go anywhere. we have to make some tough decisions. we have to live within our means. we have got to take the power from the state capitol and move it down to the local level, closer to the people. and no new taxes, without voter approval. we have got to pull together not as republicans or as democrats but as californians first. at this stage in my life, i'm prepared to do exactly that.
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you notice the warm up out there today temperatures in the upper 80s low 90s from many parts of the bay area but we're starting to cool down as we head into the evening. 67 in half moon bay 70 in san francisco. still progeny's everywhere else. it's going to stay mild over night tonight into tomorrow morning at 7:00 a mix of '50s and '60s the '50s as a blue, '60s is the green and watch how to amateurs warm up quickly tomorrow afternoon. by noon all the larger your screen our temperatures and the '80s will see '70s along the coastline. 96 pak bid in our inland valleys and other parts of the bay area. let's take a look now, 93 santa
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rosa, 97 fell, 82 san francisco, 85 vallejo it's almost a hundred degrees. 76 have monday, '80s and '90s for a bay shores and a mix of you're going have all '90s. as you look at our kron 4 here is a look at your 7 day around the bay around the bay forecastle see temperatures stay about the same saturday into sunday upper 90s inland and 90 degrees and our bay shore. into monday that will be t keating day will have triple digits inland, 94 for a bay shore is and the rest of the week things will go back down by thursday and friday much worse comfortable temperatures. >> beautiful day for a concert (music) the san francisco since they held the free new type of, formants at the cost of you can see a lot of people turned out
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they were there to enjoy the sunshine and the wonderful music. look at the crowd here. the device that turns a couple i pad touch into an i phone could come to the u.s.. kimberly tells us how works. >> i love the name it's called the dipole appeal for a funny. how does the work. they put together this case they created this case were all you have to do is in service in card put your i pad in that download some software and for a lot, you have not and i applaud you have a working i phone it only costs about $60. it's only available in china but a company just signed a deal with the brothers to bring it to the united states and there is the problem because as we know apples here is the protection of patents now they have to approach the brothers about this yet but most likely they will soon. >> coming up next areas joined by his lovely wife as they open
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up the kron 4 mailbag and address your comments and questions in just nine games to go the giants somehow their final playoff push in colorado. kerrey has highlights all the sports he's coming up next. [ ruiz ] reliable tools started as a brick and mortar store. we sell lathes, mills, high-tech equipment. i had an idea to go ahead and put up a couple of items on ebay, and they brought more than our expectations. meg whitman gave me the tools to expand globally. we sell to australia, india... that big blue machine over there? it's going to malaysia on wednesday. with ebay, she created jobs for millions of people.
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carly fiorina laid off 30,000 workers. when you're talking about massive layoffs, which we did... perhaps the work needs to be done somewhere else. [ male announcer ] fiorina shipped jobs to china. and while californians lost their jobs, fiorina tripled her salary. bought a million dollar yacht.
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and five corporate jets. i'm proud of what i did at hp. [ male announcer ] carly fiorina. outsourcing jobs. out for herself. [ barbara boxer ] i'm barbara boxer and i approve this message. good evening everybody, the giants with a half-game lead and working for colorado you haven't heard of come he will tonight. he was great sitting down. meanwhile tam had a perfect game through five periods here is pad perot right now to six innings the giants with the couple had seven strikeouts and then sitting down at eric young as were waiting walking up here. the rockers just scored its 10 colorado. the giants seeing if
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they can stretch out a little bit there. how good is stanford football a good indication comes tomorrow at no danger of vernon glenn reports. >> averaging 52 points per game, and be to they will be on a national stage. at 12:30 p.m. game saturday at notre dame. that's 3:30 p.m. eastern the entire country will get to see jim high-powered attack led by quarterback interlock at the average is expense. >> or excited to go to south bend its historic place its a cradle football noted game it would be an honor to play there were no what's going to be a tough crowd but with the board to a good game in order game. >> 45 of 76 under and 74 yds and 10 touchdowns. for inclined sports. >> winds didn't qualify phil mickelson and right now tied
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for 139 strokes back, jimmy from the french for birdie you can argue all you want calls this fine without woods. we have a bay area team going for a title on sunday the gold pride plan for the women's professional soccer league championship. they won the regular season and now the host philadelphia for the league title 1130 a cal state hayward what a difference a year makes. >> we all came back this season we have this drive and desire to do so much better and it's been great. >> 11:30 p.m. cal stayed to the gold pried it goes for that title. hockey season is here believe it or not, the new sharks goalie who knock the
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shark's head of the play off/your wall in that for the chicago black hawks he is here and the nhl their trying to recover from a bittersweet taste left over from the run that tell a series short. >> will probably you forget all year long and two of the playoffs. were hungry and looking to do more this year. >> it is one of my favorite stories joseph gordon nhl superstar but hockey still needs a little more a little more sizzle to capture the true blue hockey fan as we always say if bordens what of the nhl's great but he walked down the street with burnt when i see this all the time for new plan would be more recognized. i honestly believe that, i've been saying this for while honest a gosh if lindsey can walk down the street with burnt but if show for it outside the set as a city limits walk down the street
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with friend glen vern would get more people come up to him that's my opinion carried hockey still needs a little push around here. if we returned we've seen him once the arrogant get him off. it's a great spring when we return. a few knocks, but he praises its e-mail time to time people watching and they know how you should really do it. it are you ready a lady? >> i'm ready and i think as someone else here should use a little push as well. >> alright alright will be back.
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and if it didn't work out the last few games everyone looks at this differently to me it's been a fun season probably the most enjoyable to follow since barry bonds left. if i had to bet they're going to be in the playoffs and if they don't that's just me. i don't watch people and say i really like you all you lost now a stand. i don't play that game. good luck to them i think the make the playoffs. >> it's the first summit in a more than four times on the team a long time. that's huge for me. i watch you in the morning with story and then your ratio newscast tonight then the forty- niners and giant showing cable are too overexposed? >> note 10 years ago yes but now people that watch one chronic don't watch joint cable did a listen your radio show most of the young people who listened to on the radio to watch television news. if you want
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stay he won a key driving your car. >> diversification is the name. >> 10 years ago your right now what surviving and i want to survive for another 10 years. >> you said michael veeck would be a bad fit for the 49 years now look at him and philadelphia. >> what i meant by that is not on the field but in this rich region we live in there's no way that michael veeck was going to be a pro football player with zero people picketing, without at every juncture. philadelphia these people are die-hard fans my little joke about charles manson would play for the philadelphia eagles did say chalky mistake 30 years ago bugboy he sure help their team that wouldn't fly here people are too intelligent and summer guards and another regards the two politically correct. this guy would have a chance the forty-niners would be picketed every game and every practice as
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long as michael beck was there. >> let's get back to call the forty-niners and raiders are off to a bad start which time a team is better or should i say worse? >> i can give you a better indication on sunday i don't think either of them are very good. the forty-niners plan a weak division that if they can win on sunday at kansas city and think they have a chance to maybe have a decent season. the raiders' i just don't know. i don't mean to skip the deal but after two games to make educated gimme games and all tell you. >> who is the quarterback on the raiders, who is it, who is said. >> i love want to filmmaker rats to about 80 the purity you are good sport. >> if you have attention deficit disorder you must be laughing like crazy. he's terrific and i think it will damn he has these beautiful documentary's that are 10 hours and i said i can't sit
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through all 10. it was nice and i like to get razzed. it's nice when someone shoots to so i didn't mind it all. he's a brilliant guy and a series starts next week if i'm not mistaken. on baseball he has another baseball deal which really it's interesting to talk about barry bonds and the fact that barry's attitude comes from the fact that his father willie mae taught him to be distrustful of people so that's next week. >> and max, i don't understand why your spending one of your boy is to accept your induction into the radio hall of fame. it sounds rude. >> don't let me get started we had a " conversation about that. >> i want to thank-you the warriors senate congratulations. when you talk for a living in know my hall of fame is every two weeks when your employers think a year still here will give you your check it doesn't
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bounce and you can come back on monday. that's when i get off. >> but it did right-to-life (laughter) >> the placable the grosz but thinks a lot will see you at 11 [ male announcer ] as the ceo of hp, carly fiorina laid off 30,000 workers. when you're talking about massive layoffs, which we did... perhaps the work needs to be done somewhere else. [ male announcer ] fiorina shipped jobs to china. and while californians lost their jobs, fiorina tripled her salary. bought a million dollar yacht. and five corporate jets.
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i'm proud of what i did at hp. [ male announcer ] carly fiorina. outsourcing jobs. out for herself. [ barbara boxer ] i'm barbara boxer our state has a huge deficit. meg whitman's plan will make it billions worse by eliminating the capital gains tax for wealthy investors, including herself. economists say her plan will "rip a hole in the budget" and is "deeply flawed". analysts for the l.a. times say whitman's plan is a "pure handout" to the rich creating a "huge risk" to schools and public safety.
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